Sebastian Junger remembers Tim Hetherington.
The Onion reveals how Mitt Romney is haunted by past of trying to help uninsured sick people.
An excellent piece by David Bordwell on Sidney Lumet, his passing, his work, his outpacing of his contemporaries, and his complicated relationship with the critical intelligentsia.
Peter Bogdanovich shares his shares his thoughts on D.W. Griffith’s The Birth of a Nation.
Matt Zoller Seitz on Cinema Verite, HBO’s new take on the landmark PBS documentary series An American Family.
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